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More Great Plains Poetry

The American poet, Vachel Lindsay (1879-1931) was something of a mystic, and he once walked from his home in Illinois all the way to New Mexico preaching “the gospel of beauty.”  Why is it not surprising then that he spent … Continue reading

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Great Plains Poetry – Robert Pinsky

I’m definitely not going to give my interpretation of this one, as I do not want to cloud anyone’s thoughts.  Enjoy this one (Thanks Chuck) from Robert Pinsky . . .                   … Continue reading

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Poetry of the Great Plains – Buffalo Dusk

At one point in my life, I fancied myself a poet, but never mind that.  Today’s post is hopefully the first in a series of posts that will contain poems that have something to do with the Great Plains.  Unless … Continue reading

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